Storyville: Resistance: The Battle of Philadelphia

/Storyville: Resistance: The Battle of Philadelphia
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september, 2018

07sep7:00 pm9:00 pmStoryville: Resistance: The Battle of Philadelphia

Event Details

Friday, September 7, 2018, 7:00 pm

Location(s):
Scribe Video Center
3908 Lancaster Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Storyville
Resistance: the battle of philadelphia (2018, 34 mins) directed by M. Asli Dukan

Resistance: the battle of philadelphia is a six-part, short-form, speculative fiction web series about a clandestine collective of residents who mobilize to resist the pervasive surveillance and the repressive state violence of a powerful corporate government in a near-future Philadelphia.

Inspired by films like Lizzie Borden’s Born in Flames (1983), Ivan Dixon/Sam Greenlee’s The Spook Who Sat By The Door (1973) and Gillo Pontecorvo’s The Battle of Algiers (1967), the series also subverts the dystopian genre to form a complex and historically rich narrative about the struggle for justice and liberation.

Contact Email Address: inquiry@scribe.org
Contact Phone Number: 215-222-4201
Cost: $5 Admission

Time

(Friday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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